• NextTalk: The Lean Planning Canvas

    NextSpace Coworking Santa Cruz - Powered by Pacific Workplaces

    The Lean Planning Canvas The Lean Planning Canvas is the go-to tool for getting your ideas out of your head and onto a document that will allow you to brainstorm and vet your business model at a single glance. This tool can be used for starting a new business or launching a new product or service. Learn the most effective order of plan development and the key relationships contained in the plan. The attendees will complete a first rough draft of their own Lean Canvas. RSVP at: https://leanplanningcanvas.eventbrite.com Presented by: Keith Holtaway Keith Holtaway is a Bay Area business consultant with a 20-year track record of proven successes. He has helped germinate the seeds of his client's ideas and transform them into award-winning, successful, local and nationally recognized businesses using clear, concise and aligned plans. About SBDC: The Santa Cruz Small Business Development Center (SBDC) is a nonprofit organization that provides expert no-cost advising, low cost workshops and small business trainings to guide small businesses to success and accomplishment. The Santa Cruz SBDC serves all of Santa Cruz County, is hosted by Cabrillo Community College, and is part of the Northern California SBDC network. We work hands-on with entrepreneurs and business owners to address challenges, seize opportunities and grow our clients' bottom line. About NextSpace: In the heart of Santa Cruz, California, NextSpace Coworking, now powered by Pacific Workplaces, is a collaborative coworking community of freelancers, independent professionals, and remote workers across California. NextSpace provides office and cafe space as well as meeting and conference rooms. RSVP here: https://leanplanningcanvas.eventbrite.com

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  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00

    First Friday is our monthly $10 coworking day at NextSpace (http://nextspace.us/) Santa Cruz! If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur, small business owner, contractor, or telecommuter who is curious about coworking, this is a great time to try it out! For just $10 (normally $25), you'll enjoy complimentary coffee and tea, speedy internet, space to work, and meet a whole lotta awesome people. Wrap the day up by joining our community for happy hour at precisely 3:58pm. We look forward to seeing you here at the coolest coworking space in the galaxy! PS: Be sure to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nextspacesantacruz) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/nextspacesc) to stay in touch with all of the awesomeness that's going on around here! PPS: Not sure what coworking or NextSpace is all about? Learn more on our website (http://nextspace.us).

  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00
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  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00

    First Friday is our monthly $10 coworking day at NextSpace (http://nextspace.us/) Santa Cruz! If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur, small business owner, contractor, or telecommuter who is curious about coworking, this is a great time to try it out! For just $10 (normally $25), you'll enjoy complimentary coffee and tea, speedy internet, space to work, and meet a whole lotta awesome people. Wrap the day up by joining our community for happy hour at precisely 3:58pm. We look forward to seeing you here at the coolest coworking space in the galaxy! PS: Be sure to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nextspacesantacruz) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/nextspacesc) to stay in touch with all of the awesomeness that's going on around here! PPS: Not sure what coworking or NextSpace is all about? Learn more on our website (http://nextspace.us).

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  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00

    First Friday is our monthly $10 coworking day at NextSpace (http://nextspace.us/) Santa Cruz! If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur, small business owner, contractor, or telecommuter who is curious about coworking, this is a great time to try it out! For just $10 (normally $25), you'll enjoy complimentary coffee and tea, speedy internet, space to work, and meet a whole lotta awesome people. Wrap the day up by joining our community for happy hour at precisely 3:58pm. We look forward to seeing you here at the coolest coworking space in the galaxy! PS: Be sure to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nextspacesantacruz) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/nextspacesc) to stay in touch with all of the awesomeness that's going on around here! PPS: Not sure what coworking or NextSpace is all about? Learn more on our website (http://nextspace.us).

  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00

    First Friday is our monthly $10 coworking day at NextSpace (http://nextspace.us/) Santa Cruz! If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur, small business owner, contractor, or telecommuter who is curious about coworking, this is a great time to try it out! For just $10 (normally $25), you'll enjoy complimentary coffee and tea, speedy internet, space to work, and meet a whole lotta awesome people. Wrap the day up by joining our community for happy hour at precisely 3:58pm. We look forward to seeing you here at the coolest coworking space in the galaxy! PS: Be sure to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nextspacesantacruz) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/nextspacesc) to stay in touch with all of the awesomeness that's going on around here! PPS: Not sure what coworking or NextSpace is all about? Learn more on our website (http://nextspace.us).

  • NextTalks: LinkedIn For Entrepreneurs

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    Whether you are just starting a biz or in full swing, learn how to leverage LinkedIn to grow your business. In this NextTalk, Dianthe Skurko will discuss how to: -Build a thriving business network -Develop your personal brand -Research competitors and leads -Learn from and interact with other professionals Presenter: Dianthe Skurko is the founder and CEO of Extreme Brand Builder. Her mission is to educate and inspire businesses and individuals to be more discoverable, shareable, and memorable. She encourages entrepreneurs, helping them to make the most of digital media by applying strategies that focus on Social Media, Influencer Marketing, Content Marketing, Digital PR, and Personal Branding. Cost: FREE and open to the public RSVP: https://2019nexttalkslinkedin.eventbrite.com

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  • Women in Tech, NextSpace Edition

    NextSpace Coworking Santa Cruz - Powered by Pacific Workplaces

    Join us for a candid conversation on what it's like for women to navigate a career in the tech industry. This event will include an expert panel from all areas of tech including UX/UI, engineering and academia. We'll be asking these change makers how they got their start, overcame challenges, and what advice they'd give to women starting out in the industry. Speakers: Sue Dayton, UX/Product design consultant Kathleen Tuite, Software engineer and creator of Feminist Hacker Barbie Sara Isenberg, Santa Cruz Tech Beat founder Leila Takayama, Acting Associate Professor at UC Santa Cruz Master of Ceremonies: Tiffany Jones, Producer/Digital Product Manager at Design by Cosmic Agenda: 6:00pm-Doors open 6:30pm-Panel discussion begins 7:30pm-Q & A Light refreshments provided This is a free event and open to the public.

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  • First Friday $10 Coworking

    NextSpace Santa Cruz

    $10.00

    First Friday is our monthly $10 coworking day at NextSpace (http://nextspace.us/) Santa Cruz! If you're a freelancer, entrepreneur, small business owner, contractor, or telecommuter who is curious about coworking, this is a great time to try it out! For just $10 (normally $25), you'll enjoy complimentary coffee and tea, speedy internet, space to work, and meet a whole lotta awesome people. Wrap the day up by joining our community for happy hour at precisely 3:58pm. We look forward to seeing you here at the coolest coworking space in the galaxy! PS: Be sure to like us on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/nextspacesantacruz) and follow us on Twitter (https://twitter.com/nextspacesc) to stay in touch with all of the awesomeness that's going on around here! PPS: Not sure what coworking or NextSpace is all about? Learn more on our website (http://nextspace.us).

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  • Business Basics for Nonprofits: Social Intersection of Business and Nonprofits

    Have you always wanted to start a nonprofit or increase the success of your current organization? Then this is a do not miss event! We are honored to host Susan True, CEO of Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, with a discussion on Powerful Solutions and Creativity: The Social Intersection of Businesses and Nonprofit Organizations. Did you know that Santa Cruz County has solved some of our biggest problems? For example, every child had health insurance coverage here long before the Affordable Care Act; we’ve greatly reduced child maltreatment rates; we’ve preserved thousands and thousands of acres of land for public benefit; we are helping teachers buy their first homes…and so much more! Every solution in our County has come through the dreams, ideas and hard work of our neighbors. Come learn about: -How nonprofits are changing the county -The in’s and out’s of becoming and succeeding as a nonprofit -Community Foundation’s work to bring together people, ideas and resources to make this a thriving place for all who call it home About Susan True: In her role as CEO of Community Foundation Santa Cruz County, Susan continues her lifelong commitment to work that improves lives and strengthens communities. Susan began leading the Foundation in October 2017 following her work as Executive Director of CASA and of First 5 in Santa Cruz County. She also worked for four years in Oakland at the Rainin Foundation. Susan is an alumna of UCSC’s Community Studies program and was a Sloan Fellow and earned her Master’s degree at the Stanford Graduate School of Business. Register for this free event here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/sbdc-nexttalks-business-basics-for-non-profits-tickets-54952122277 This event is sponsored by: Bay Federal Credit Union Thanks to our partners: SBDC Santa Cruz Works The County of Santa Cruz US Small Business Administration Santa Cruz Economic Development